Cabot Strait

Forecast

Marine Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 August 2015

Today Tonight and Wednesday

Strong wind warning in effect.

Wind southerly 10 to 15 knots increasing to southerly 15 to 20 this morning then backing to southeast 20 to 25 late this afternoon with gusts to 35 in the Wreckhouse area. Wind becoming southwest 20 overnight then diminishing to south 15 Wednesday evening.

A few showers beginning this evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches.

Waves

Issued 05:00 AM ADT 04 August 2015
Today Tonight and Wednesday Seas 1 to 2 metres building to 2 to 3 this evening then subsiding to 1 to 2 Wednesday morning.

Extended Forecast

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 August 2015
Thursday Wind variable 10 to 15 knots increasing to west 20 to 25 in the afternoon.
Friday Wind west 15 to 20 knots veering to northwest 10 to 15 late in the day.
Saturday Wind light increasing to northeast 15 to 20 knots.

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Map of Atlantic - Newfoundland marine weather areas Southwestern Grand Banks - 44138 Banquereau - 44139 Tail of the Bank - 44140 Nickerson Bank - 44251 Northeast Burgeo Bank - 44255 Blanc-Sablon Airport Cap Whittle Chevery Natashquan Airport Heath Point Miscou Island Grand Étang Ingonish Beach North Mountain St.Paul Island J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport Charlottetown Airport East Point North Cape Argentia Bonavista Burgeo Cape Race Corner Brook Daniel's Harbour Englee Ferolle Point La Scie Port aux Basques Rocky Harbour Sagona Island St. Anthony Airport St. John's Int'l Airport St. Lawrence Stephenville Airport Twillingate Winterland Wreckhouse Cartwright Airport Mary's Harbour Grates Cove Pool's Island Marticot Island Long Pond Eskasoni (First Nations) Îles de la Madeleine Airport
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Ice Conditions

Ice Forecasts

Issued 10:00 AM EDT 26 May 2015 Forecasts have ended for the season.
 

Iceberg Bulletin

Issued 11:00 AM EDT 3 August 2015

Iceberg Limit

Iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Aug estimated from Newfoundland near
4639N 5334W to 4615N 5300W to 4430N 4700W to 4445N 4530W to 4730N
4500W to 5530N 5145W to 6000N 5645W.

Western iceberg limit at 0000 UTC 3 Aug estimated from Quebec near
5109N 5840W to Newfoundland near 5027N 5729W.

Iceberg Count

No confirmed icebergs.
Warnings

Warnings (In effect)

Strong wind warning in effect

Cabot Strait

Issued 03:00 AM ADT 04 August 2015

'Strong' winds of 20 to 33 knots are occurring or expected to occur in this marine area. Please refer to the latest marine forecasts for further details and continue to monitor the situation through Canadian Coast Guard radio or Weatheradio stations.

Synopsis

Technical Marine Synopsis

Issued 3:00 AM ADT 4 August 2015 Today Tonight and Wednesday At 3:00 a.m. ADT today trough located over the eastern Great Lakes.
By 8:00 p.m. ADT Wednesday trough located from Labrador to
Georges Bank.

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